Nicholas W. Jordan

Jordan Nicholas

Nick Jordan brings a background in chemical and materials engineering and patent examination to his IP Litigation practice. As a patent examiner, Nick examined patent applications in various technological fields, including automotive exhaust treatment, ceramics, and honeycomb structures. Prior to that, Nick was an engineer for a chemicals company, where he specialized in coatings for automotive applications. During law school, he was an intern for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and served as a Dean's Fellow for legal research and writing and as a senior staff member of the American University Law Review.


Government Experience

  • Patent Examiner, United States Patent and Trademark Office




  • J.D. cum laude American University, Washington College of Law 2019
    • International Trade and Intellectual Property Program, Geneva, Switzerland, 2016
    • Senior staff, American University Law Review
    • Dean's Fellow, Legal Research and Writing
  • B.S. Chemical and Life Science Engineering Virginia Commonwealth University 2010
    • Fellow, VCU-Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Scholars Program
    • Vice president, Theta Tau Professional Engineering Fraternity

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Virginia Bar Association